Abu Dhabi

  • Language(s) of Instruction


  • Age Range

    3 to 13 yrs

  • Fee Range

    AED 26,000 – 34,000

  • Location

    Masdar City

  • Curriculum

    British Curriculum

  • Grade

    FS1 - Year 8

Opening September 2024, GEMS Founder’s School – Masdar City (GFA) is the latest addition to the successful Founder's brand will offer a unique educational experience through sustainability, innovation and global citizenship.

Nestled at the heart of Abu Dhabi's sustainable urban community Masdar City, the new GEMS Founders School takes a bold step towards a more sustainable educational future with a keen focus on green initiatives and responsible environmental practices along with developing and shaping young minds to become the best version of themselves.

Offering the National Curriculum for England, the school is set to inspire students from FS1 to Year 8 and redefine the benchmarks of sustainability in the education sector.

GFA not only emphasises sustainability in its physical infrastructure, but also incorporates eco-conscious principles into its curriculum. The school aims to cultivate a generation of environmentally conscious and socially responsible global citizens. Through innovative teaching methods, students will be encouraged to explore and understand the deep connection between the environment, society, and the economy.

GFA prepares students for the world, giving them the best start to their educational journey in a supportive environment that is dedicated to fostering curiosity, creativity, and a love for learning.

Indoor facilities:

  • Laboratories
  • Art rooms
  • Indoor play area for early years
  • Computer labs
  • Food tech
  • Makerspace
  • Music and drama department
  • Library (senior, primary and early years)
  • SEN department
  • Primary sports hall
  • Canteen
  • Clinics
  • MPH / Senior sports hall

Sports facilities:

  • 2 football fields
  • Outdoor learning and play area for FS and Primary)
  • 4 MUGA courts (Basketball, Netball, Volley Ball)


GEMS Founders School - Masdar City
  • Masdar City

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